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NAPPO Seed Workshop 2015

2015 NAPPO Workshop on Needs assessment for regulatory support of the North American seed industry
Riverdale, Maryland, USA 
Objective: OVERALL OBJECTIVE (as stated in the 2015 NAPPO work program) – Bring together stakeholders to define and prioritize the phytosanitary needs of the industry

 

Note: the presentations are in the language that they were delivered

July 28, 2015
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Session I - Setting the stage for assessing needs for regulatory support of the North American seed industry 
download_pdf.png  Seed testing: Main issues encountered when preparing diagnostic protocols Françoise Petter, European Plant Protection Organization (EPPO)
  How TESTA is covering statistical aspects of sampling Roy McArthur, Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) 
download_pdf.png International Standards as a tool for harmonization Marina Zlotina, USDA-APHIS
download_pdf.png Harmonization: How do we achieve it and why does it matter? Christina Devorshak, USDA-APHIS
  The Seed Health Toolbox I Heather Coady, USDA-APHIS
download_pdf.png The Seed Health Toolbox II Stephan Briere, Manager Plant Pathology Diagnostic Laboratory, Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)
download_pdf.png The Seed Health Toolbox III Mark Nahkla, Laboratory Director, Beltsville Diagnostics Laboratory, USDA-APHIS
Session II -  Issues related to seed testing
download_pdf.png Current requirements with the international movement of seed, with specific pathogens as examples Dr. Ric Dunkle, Ph.D., American Seed Trade Association (ASTA)
download_pdf.png Phytosanitary seed issues – perspective from the Seed Association of the Americas (SAA)  Inés Ares, Seed Association of the Americas (SAA)
download_pdf.png Need for generic seed testing to facilitate safe regional and international movement of seed  Mario Puente Raya, Mexican Seed Trade Association (AMSAC)
 download_pdf.png Molecular and Biological Testing Methods: How they work and what they tell us  Samantha Thomas, Monsanto
download_pdf.png Retrospective case – what can we learn from the past that we can apply in the future? Shailaja Rabindran, USDA-APHIS
July 29, 2015
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Session III - How do we achieve harmonization for regulatory seed health?
download_pdf.png Report on the International Symposium on Seed Health - Mexico City Alejandra Elizalde, AMSAC 
download_pdf.png Case study – Pepper mild mosaic virus (PMMoV), description of methods used for seed health test and result interpretation Kai-Shu Ling, USDA-Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS)
download_pdf.png Panel Discussion on research needs for regulatory seed health  Dr. Ric Dunkle, Ph.D., American Seed Trade Association (ASTA)
download_pdf.png   Luis Leonel Espinoza López (SENASICA)
Session IV - Prioritization of needs by priority pests
 download_pdf.png Approaches and uses of regulatory pest listing Christina Devorshak, USDA-APHIS
download_pdf.png Industry perspective on pest listing (ISF, ASTA, other) Darrell Maddox Endless Sky Partners, LLC 
download_pdf.png   Alejandra Elizalde, AMSAC
download_pdf.png CFIA Accreditation Program for Phytosanitary Certification Stephan Briere, Manager Plant Pathology Diagnostic Laboratory, Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)
     
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